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Boxed In By The Traditional Rules Of Open Water Swimming

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 in Box Jellyfish | 0 comments

According to the various sources and knowledgeable individuals, some of the most venomous creatures in the world live in the oceans. It...

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Chloë McCardel, Swimming From Cuba To Florida In 2013

Posted by on Dec 29, 2012 in Box Jellyfish, IGS Feature | 0 comments

Since 1950, over 20 swimmers from Cuba, the United States and Australia have attempted to swim from Cuba to Florida. While Susie Maroney...

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Emergency Plans On Diana Nyad’s Cuban Swim

Posted by on Aug 22, 2012 in Box Jellyfish | Comments Off

This was an actual discussion that Luke Tipple and Steven Munatones had with the crew aboard the Voyager during Diana Nyad’s...

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Dr. Yanagihara, She’s An Angel For Ocean Swimmers

Posted by on Jul 2, 2012 in Box Jellyfish | Comments Off

In a summit hosted by Diana Nyad, world renown jellyfish expert Dr. Angel Yanagihara of the Pacific Cnidaria Research Lab and the Békésy...

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Boxed In A Changing World

Posted by on Jun 6, 2012 in Box Jellyfish | Comments Off

Allen Collins, curator of Invertebrate Zoology at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, and Evan Orellana of the Gumbo...

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No Mano-a-Mano Among The Box Jellyfish

Posted by on Mar 29, 2012 in Box Jellyfish | Comments Off

Dr. Angel Yanagihara of the Pacific Cnidaria Research Lab and the Békésy Laboratory of Neurobiology in the Pacific Biosciences Research...

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